For the lunatalions, we have a new moon tonight!
In the past 24 hours, the United States Geological Survey has reported 8 earthquakes in the lower 48 states and Alaska. The strongest was a magnitude 3.0 that occurred 34 km SE of Mina, Nevada.
Today is 55 mph Speed Limit Day
Born on this day in 1902 in Phoenix, Arizona, American politician, statesman, businessman, United States Air Force officer, author, five-term Senator from the great state of Arizona, and the Republican Party nominee for president of the United States in 1964 Barry Goldwater.
A quote from the late senator Barry Goldwater: “I am frankly sick and tired of the political preachers telling me as a citizen that if I want to be a moral person, I must believe in A, B, C, and D. Just who do they think they are? And from where do they presume to claim the right to dictate their moral beliefs to me? ”